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Galentine’s Day might not be on your 2017 Smythson planner, but that doesn’t mean it’s not a legitimate holiday. What Parks and Rec’s heroine Leslie Knope says goes, and we’re using February 13th—the day before Valentine’s Day, of course—as yet another day to formally celebrate our female friendships and all the women we love in our lives. In fact, don’t you think that should be a thing about 365 days of the year?
So whether you’re buying for your one BFF or all the ladies you adore, here’s a roundup of gifts perfect for the occasion.
This rosy nude nail polish set allows you to capitalize on the red and pink color scheme that dominates February.
Deborah Lippmann |
Listen, the search for a good hand cream can be one of trials and tribulations. Give your bestie the gift of soft hands with a tube that fits in her handbag and smells like a dream.
You will forever be loved for giving your friend an excuse to take a long hot bath.
For your friend that is still sore from your workout buddy sesh? Bath salts that will soothe her aching muscles.
Fig + Yarrow |
Bet your BFF never had a fragrance bottle with her face on it before. Pick the scent that works for you, along with her most-liked Instagram photo as the cover.
The chicest way to exfoliate? This might be it. The powder-based polish seeks to gently slough off dead skin cells, all while treating your skin to antioxidant-rich ingredients.
French Girl Organics |
This makeup bag is complete with a set of life instructions: “Put on Red Lipstick and Live a Little.” Got it.
A beautiful candle that smells like roses, citrus, and violet is a gift you can never go wrong with.
Lip products and chocolate? You will be considered a saint with this gift that’s complete with three lip treatments from Farmacy with corresponding artisanal chocolates that match the flavors of the balms.
These matte and metallic eyeshadows smell like actual chocolate. Enough said.
Too Faced |
For starters, it’s Charlotte Tilbury! Second, the little kit is filled with products that will help you create a 5-minute smoky eye look, including mascara, lipstick, a liquid eyeliner pencil, and an eyeshadow pencil.